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18th June 2020
appendicitis guidelines

Differentiating Appendicitis in the Emergency Room

Abdominal pain in a common presentation to the Emergency Department. Differentiating benign causes for this symptom from more serious illness is one of the skills required […]
9th June 2020
canadian c spine rules

Guidelines for Investigating C-Spine Injuries

Guidelines for Investigating C-Spine Injuries I have previously written about fractures that can be missed in the Emergency Department, especially if the attending physician does not […]
1st June 2020
medico-legal ectopic pregnancy

Medico-legal Guidelines: Ectopic Pregnancy in the Emergency Department

Abdominal pain is a common presentation to the Emergency Department and the causes of it is different between the genders. One of my previous bosses warned […]
26th May 2020
head injury

The Medico-Legal Expert’s Knowledge of Guidelines.

Earlier, I discussed how guidelines can change over time which is to be expected. Guidance can also be implemented at short notice such as in these […]
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